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Scenic Lift Rides

View from Killington Peak by Dave Young
Bird's Eye View of Smugglers' Notch Foliage
Smugglers' Notch Resort full foliage
Chairlift Rides provide this type of view
Scenic Chairlift Rides at Sugarbush Resort
Peak Foliage from the top of Mount Snow Resort
Fall Foliage at Killington by Chandler Burgess
Fall Foliage from the Stratton Mountain Gondola

Get a front row seat to Vermont's superior fall foliage displays. 

Bolton Valley Resort

Bolton Valley is running lifts Friday through Sunday from 10 am – 5 pm until October 16th. $20 per person for a round trip ride (up and down) from the Main Base Area. Enjoy the scenic lookout tower at the summit with 360 degree panoramic views of Vermont, New Hampshire and New York’s highest peaks. Visit for tickets and details.

Bromley Mountain

Take a leisurely ride up the chairlift and enjoy the awesome views from our south-facing slopes. Whether leaf-peeping, or summer site-seeing, a scenic ride is a great way to enjoy Vermont! Feel free to bring your lunch and enjoy a picnic surrounded by 360 degree views of the neighboring Green Mountains. Gaze across the valley and see sights of Stratton, Magic Mountain, Equinox Mountain, and more. Visit for tickets and details.

Jay Peak Resort

The Jay Peak Tram will be running daily from 10AM to 5:30PM September 25 until October 10, Indigenous Peoples' Day Weekend. Tram hours are subject to change, so be sure to visit for details. Visit for tickets and details. 

Killington Resort

Scenic Lift Rides: Scenic Gondola Rides are open daily through October 10 from 10 A.M. - 5 P.M. Visit for tickets and details.

Magic Mountain

Fall Scenic Lift Rides to Sunshine Corner at top of Green Lift on 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/9. Pick up tickets at the base lodge ticket office. Lift runs from 11am with last lift rides back down at 4pm. Grilled food and beverages available at Sunshine Corner, with cornhole. Children 3 years old or older can ride lift accompanied by an adult. Visit for tickets and details.

Mount Snow Resort

Scenic Lift Rides: Scenic Lift Rides are available Friday - Sunday from 10 A.M. - 5 P.M. through October 11

Okemo Mountain Resort

Scenic Chairlift Rides: Take a scenic ride on the Sunburst Six chairlift and get a different perspective of the Vermont landscape. Hike the trails, have a picnic, take some photos, enjoy the view! You'll be able to hike all the way down or ride the lift back when you are done. Open weekends only plus Monday October 11 from 10 A.M. - 5 P.M.

Smugglers' Notch Resort

Fall Foliage Boat Tours: If you’re looking for a unique fall foliage experience, this is the trip for you. One of our guides will motor you along the beautiful, serene Waterbury Reservoir. Tours operate daily from September 20 through October 11. 
Fall Foliage E-Bike Tours: Leaf peep in a whole new way! Lamoille Valley Bike Tours invites you to step out of your car and onto an electric bike to view the spectacular beauty of Vermont’s foliage up close and personal with a self guided E-bike adventure on the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail. Tours operate daily from September 20 through October 11.

Stowe Mountain Resort

Gondola Sky Ride: Get on top of summer and Vermont’s greatest views the easy way – in the famous, and completely refurbished, Stowe Gondola SkyRide. From the top of Mt. Mansfield – Vermont’s highest mountain – you can access hiking trails and a sweet treat at The Waffle. Open daily from 10 A.M. to 4:15 P.M. through October 17 (weather permitting). 

Stratton Mountain Resort

Scenic Lift Rides: The summit of southern Vermont’s highest peak is only a scenic ride away. Board the Gondola for views that stretch clear across four states. Your 360 perspective takes in the White Mountains, Adirondacks, Berkshires and the Green Mountain range. Open weekends only from 10 A.M. - 4 P.M. plus October 11.

Sugarbush Resort

Scenic Lift Rides: lifts will spin weekends only from 10 A.M. - 5 P.M. through October 11.



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